Clarion Hotel & Conference Center - Tampa

2701 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, United States, 33612  show map
 3 stars
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Clarion Hotel & Conference Center - Tampa

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Free parking - Staff was friendly - Free shuttle to the attractions
  • Beds are comfortable and clean - Breakfast is free - Kiddie pool was amazing
  • Sparkling clean room - Excellent maid service - Huge clean pool
  • Super pool area - Wifi free - Nice fitness center - Room was spacious
  • Tons of restaurants - Lobby attractive - Decent rooms - Breakfast buffet very good

Overview

Clarion Hotel & Conference Center is a 2-star venue set just 2.2 km from Grand Prix Fun Center, Adventure Island and Hillsborough River.

Thanks to a ship terminal nearby, the hotel is well connected with other parts of Tampa.

Guests will find 30th St @ 113th Av bus stop next to Clarion Hotel & Conference Center.

Rooms

Comfortable rooms at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center are equipped with an iron with ironing board, climate control and direct dial phone.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a free continental breakfast is served. T.G.I. Friday's treats guests with American and healthy meals and lies within 50 meters from the property.

Services

Business facilities include a business center, a meeting room and a photocopier to suit the needs of business travelers.

Relax

A playground and a game room for children are provided at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   255.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Children's pool
  • Water slides
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Paid bed linen & towels

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

2701 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, United States, 33612

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City Center
  • Tampa
    6.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Amtrack
    7.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Five Guys Burgers and Fries (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • First Watch (cuisine: American, Healthy)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    255

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Double beds or Double bed
Size: 305 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Standard|DOUBLE NON SMOKING-QUEEN BED

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    Pool Side Twin Room
    Bed type: Double beds or King-size bed
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    Twin With 2 Extra Beds (3-12 Years)

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      King Room
      Bed type: 1 Single bed or King-size bed
      Size: 305 sq. feet
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      Standard|Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave

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        Pool Side King Room
        Bed type: King-size bed
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        Double room

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          One Room King Suite
          Bed type: King-size bed
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          Accessible Non-Smoking Suite with One King Bed, Sofa Bed and Complimentary Buffet Breakfast

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            Twin Room for Single Use
            Bed type: Double beds
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              Pool Side Twin Room for Single Use
              Bed type: Double beds
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                Queen Room
                Bed type: Queen-size bed or 1 Single bed or 2 Queen-size beds
                Size: 305 sq. feet
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                Standard|Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

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                  Quadruple Room
                  Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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                  Standard|QUADRUPLE TWO QUEEN BEDS

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Clarion Hotel & Conference Center - Tampa Tampa location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  2701 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, United States, 33612

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Tampa
                    6.2 mi
                  Train Stations
                  • Amtrack
                    7.1 mi
                  • Bus stop
                    1000 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • Five Guys Burgers and Fries (cuisine: American)
                    300 ft
                  • First Watch (cuisine: American, Healthy)
                    300 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    255

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  Sport related

                  Shopping areas

                  Amusement

                  • Pocket Change and Games - 1400 ft

                  Stadiums

                  Museums

                  • Museum of Science and Industry - 1.4 mi

                  Parks

                  Halls

                  • Islamic Community Ctr Inc - 1.1 mi
                  • University Area Community - 1.4 mi

                  Universities, Institutes

                  • Univ South Florida - 3700 ft
                  • University of South Florida - 1.0 mi
                  • Tampa Technical Institute - 1.4 mi

                  Medical care and Hospitals

                  Golf courses and Country clubs

                  Public parking

                  Local attractions

                  • University of South Florida Botanical Gardens, Tampa - 5300 ft
                    4202 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa
                  • Museum of Science and Industry - 1.5 mi
                    4801 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa
                  • Grand Prix Fun Center - 2.1 mi
                    14320 North Nebraska Ave, Tampa
                  • Adventure Island - 1.2 mi
                    4500 Bougainvillea Avenue, Tampa
                  • Serengeti Night Safari at Busch Gardens - 1.5 mi
                    10001 McKinley Dr., Tampa

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • Five Guys Burgers and Fries - 300 ft

                    Address: 2708 E. Fowler Avenue
                    Phone: 813-977-4400

                    76% likes this, based on 43 reviews
                    Cuisine: American

                  • Chili's Grill & Bar Fowler - 300 ft

                    Address: 2794 E Fowler Ave
                    Phone: 813 972 1134

                    61% likes this, based on 24 reviews
                    Cuisine: American, Southwestern, Mexican

                  • Taj Indian Cuisine - 500 ft

                    Address: 2734 E Fowler Ave
                    Phone: 813-971-8483

                    74% likes this, based on 51 reviews
                    Cuisine: Indian
                    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 20

                  • First Watch - 300 ft

                    Address: 2726 E. Fowler Ave
                    Phone: 813-975-1718

                    80% likes this, based on 47 reviews
                    Cuisine: American, Healthy
                    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 11

                  • jason's deli - 400 ft

                    Address: 2702 E Fowler Ave
                    Phone: 813-903-0017

                    79% likes this, based on 57 reviews

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    255
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                  Clarion Hotel & Conference Center Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center

                  Average guest rating

                  6.2out of 10
                  Good
                  Based on 214 reviews

                  Rating by category:

                  Service
                  7.0
                  Value
                  7.0

                  Guest reviews

                  • Family with children
                    2.8

                    Its close to Bush Garden but it cost the same price of the Disney parks....

                    Its far from every thing, and in the breakfast time the people working are a bit rude, like serving prisoners...

                  • Family with children
                    5.4

                    the free breakfast

                    room was full of mold in the bathroom and the entrance door to the room slammed shut

                  • Family with children
                    4.6

                    Only the location

                    The rooms - very damp, dim lighting, dirty, old and in need of a renovation. The staff was ok but not good.

                  • Couple
                    3.8

                    It was close to Busch Gardens.

                    I was only supposed to pay $62 for the room (it was not even worth that) and the hotel charged $93 on my card. We only slept in the room, never even turned on the tv and there was no bottled water. So I am Very angry about the over charge. The neighbor hood was full of homeless drugged up transients hanging around the parking lot. The room was poorly cleaned and there was no blanket on the bed nor in any closet or drawer, just an extra sheet. It was over all a bad place to stay for more than a bed to crash in and $93 is ridiculous!!! For that matter, $62 is still ridiculous!!

                  • Family with children
                    6.6

                    The staff was very helpful and tried hard to accommodate our needs. Close to Busch Garden parks and to lots of restaurants.

                    No elevators. The facility is a bit old.The swimming pool closed at 11 pm.

                  • Couple
                    3.8

                    Shuttle bus to Busch Gardens & housekeeping

                    Staff

                  • Family with children
                    7.8

                    We arrived very early and check in wasn't until 3. Front desk concierge (Paul), was extremely welcoming and friendly. We were able to check in right then. The beds were comfortable. Location in relation to Busch Gardens was great.

                    The bathroom was in need of update. The security latch on the doors in both the rooms we booked were broken. One room had a wad of gum on the wall. Breakfast buffet was not very desirable.

                  • Family with children
                    4.6

                    The only thing good about the Hotel was the location (Close to Busch Gardens) and the Kids water play area (Pirate Ship).

                    My stay at Clarion was a disappointment. House Keeping was very bad, less than minimum cleaning, not enough towels and toiletries were provided regardless of the many requests. Complementary breakfast didn't have enough variaty. The Cooks and service staff were Loud and rude. The Gym is in a very bad condition, with an unsafe non secured weight cable machine. The matresses were uncomfortable. T.V. is old with a boring channel selection.

                  • Family with children
                    7.0

                    The gentleman who checked us in was very cordial. He gave accurate directions to destinations. The children really enjoyed the pool. I liked the room opening to the court area, and felt very safe staying there. The beds were comfortable and clean.

                    It seems as if the motel had not been maintained over the years. The bathroom sink had a very large crack. I did not like the 'standing' closet in bath area, as it took up so much space. Our room had an odor. The carpet was not clean. The brreakfast was very good, but the children were disappointed in the lack of variety (no bacon, no pastries)

                  • Family with children
                    7.4

                    The two pools are great - our grandson loved the kid's pool area and the regular pool is large and clean.

                    The room charge through Bookline.com was good and when I left my statement was what I expected. After coming home and checking my bank account online I discovered there was an additional $25 charge in the total. This didn't make me happy and I'm trying to find out why!

                  • Couple
                    10.0

                    The staff was so nice. Check in and out was easy and took no time at all. The room was spotless.

                    I liked everything.

                  • Family with children
                    10.0

                    Close to Busch Gardens,Adventure Island, many places to eat, shop. Comfortable bed, pillows. Family pool and kids pool w/pirates ship. Nice place to stay when in this Tampa area!

                  • Family with children
                    8.2

                    I like the fact that the hotel was just minutes away from the theme parks. I also liked the fact that there was a TGI Fridays on the premises, whiuch made getting dinner very convenient.

                    I didnt like the rules they had for breakfast. I wanted to eat in the lobby. However, my husband decided to stay in bed, I was not happy about the fact that I was not able to bring him any breakfast because I had a lready eaten inside. That option made me uncomfortable. The breakfast was not too pleasant eaither. The cereal was what I enjoyed the most about breakfast.

                  • Family with children
                    9.6

                    My daughter and I were in awe of the pools. The first one near the waterfall, well designed and relaxing. The one in the back for the kids...will have to bring my son back for that one! The price was within my budget. Was so happy to see the fridge and microwave and the breakfast was outstanding! So close to the mall..a girl's dream! The entire stay was wonderful - wish I could have stayed longer!

                  • Group of friends
                    4.6

                    The Location was good as it was close to Busch Gardens the purpose of our visit.

                    A disinterested approach from one member of the Reception staff. Hotel rooms did not reflect the ones veiwed on website. Communial areas were of a grubby appearance (Stairwell) Live insects in microwave in room 2015, food stains on walls, plaster on toilet floor on our arrival and a damp unpleasant smell as you entered the rooms. Breakfast food variety was ok however servery area could do with being refurbished. Reception staff gave varied information ie Shuttle transport timings cost of Taxis and sometimes misleading. Would not stay at this hotel again and would not recommend to others

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Clarion Hotel & Conference Center - Tampa Tampa location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  2701 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, United States, 33612

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Tampa
                    6.2 mi
                  Train Stations
                  • Amtrack
                    7.1 mi
                  • Bus stop
                    1000 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • Five Guys Burgers and Fries (cuisine: American)
                    300 ft
                  • First Watch (cuisine: American, Healthy)
                    300 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    255